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Birthday Traditions and Superstitions in China

Because of superstitions associated with birthdays, celebrations are relatively new in China. Only certain birthdays—like turning 60 or 80—have generally been considered worthy of a celebration.  For example, the 30th birthday is seen as unlucky for women, so women say they are remaining 29 for an additional year.
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The Diverse Tribes of Tanzania

Located in East Africa, on the coast of the Indian Ocean a